CU on the Weekend virtual lectures begin Sept. 19

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By Sue Postema Scheeres


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Register now for lectures and also sign up to receive event reminders on the CU on the Weekend website.

Note that you must register for each lecture and then you will receive a link to the Zoom webinar.

Mark your calendars now for free lectures about solar research, political compromise and musical time offered as part of the fall CU on the Weekend virtual lecture series.

These lectures feature some of CU Boulder’s most dynamic faculty, and are offered on three Saturdays from September through November from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The fall series launches Sept. 19.

This fall, the lectures are offered as a Zoom webinar and will include recorded and live portions as well as audience participation. Registration through our website is required for each separate lecture. 

The Office for Outreach and Engagement coordinates this public series, which is supported by the Office of the Chancellor, the Office of the Provost and the Division of Continuing Education.

Lectures include:

A Mission to Touch the Sun

September 19 • 1–2:30 p.m. 
Assistant Professor David Malaspina
Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences 
(Note: This lecture was rescheduled from spring 2020.)

Compromise in an Era of Party Polarization

October 10 • 1–2:30 p.m. 
Professor Jennifer Wolak
Political Science

Reflections on Musical Time

November 21 • 1–2:30 p.m.
Associate Professor Yonatan Malin
College of Music
This lecture is also part of the Music Theory Department’s Musical Conversations series.